Abuja - Nominees for the remaining categories for the 2015 Glo-Confederation
of African Football Awards have been disclosed in Abuja.
The categories are Women Player of the Year, Youth Player of
the Year, Most Promising Talent, Coach of the Year, Referee of the Year,
African Legend, National Team of the Year, Women National Team of the Year,
Club of the Year, Platinum Award.
The list has been unveiled at press conference attended by
CAF Excutive member Anjorin Moucharafou and Glo representatives.
Nigeria dominates the nominations, most prominently the U17
and U-23 sides set to battle for the National Team of the Year award. Kelechi
Nwakali and Victor Osimhen are nominated for the Junior Player of the Year accolade.
Azubuike Okechukwu and Etebo Oghenekaro will battle for the
Most Promising Talent.
Glo, the mobile network operator, sponsors the awards and
the gala dinner where the winners will be announced.
The Glo-CAF AWards Gala Dinner is scheduled for January 7 in
Votes from the CAF Footbal and Media Committees, except
Legend and Platinum awards, which are not subject to vote, will decide the
The Referee of the Year Award will be decided by the votes
of CAF Refereeing Committee.
Nominees for the CAF footballer of the Year and local-based
Footballer of the Year were announced earlier.
Also read: Nigeria sweeps CAF Awards
Women Player of the Year
• Ngozi Ebere,
• N'rehy Tia
Ines, Cote d’Ivoire
Youth Player of the Year
• Yaw Yeboah,
Most Promising Talent
Abdelmonem ‘kahraba’, Egypt
Coach of the Year
• Baye Ba,
Amunike, Nigeria U17
Benzarti, Etoile Sportive de Sahel
Renard, Cote d’ivore
Carteron, TP Mazembe
Referee of the Year
• Bakary Papa
• Eric Arnaud
OTOGO CASTANE, Gabon
• Ghead Zaglol
• Charles Kumi
Mbappé Léppé, Cameroon
National Team of the Year
• Mali U17
• Nigeria U17
• Nigeria U-23
Women National Team of the Year
• South Africa
Club of the Year
• USM Algers , Algeria
• TP Mazembe,
Pirates, South Africa
Sportive du Sahel, Tunisia
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